Apple's 2001 iBook is the "best new laptop of 2001" according to CNN Money.

In its best of the new round up, CNN Money lauds the all-white iBook "as the best all around computer Apple has ever made". This is due mainly to bundled applications such as iMovie, iTunes, and iDVD, and its lightweight design, it adds

CNN Money claims: “This 4.9-pound machine is as fun as it is useful.” A review of the machine prompted the online news site to comment "the 500MHz model is as fast as any top-notch PC".